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iPod to iPod Transfer - How to Transfer Music from Old iPod to New iPod

By Iris Holmes

January 03, 2019

With the newly purchased iPod in hand, you must be very excited and can't wait to enjoy the Music playing on it. At the same time, you may wonder how you can transfer music from the old iPod to the new one. Indeed, built for all the iOS devices, iTunes allows iOS users to transfer the data between 2 iDevices. But when it comes to transferring music from old iPod to new iPod, it is not easy to make it in a directly and freely way. Hence, an iPod to iPod transfer is needed for better-transferring music from the old iPod to New iPod, and TuneFab WeTrans is such a kind of iPod to iPod Transfer.

In this post, we would like to share 2 solutions on transferring Music between iPods, the directly way TuneFab WeTrans and the traditional way iTunes. Read it carefully and choose your own iPod to iPod transfer.


Part 1. Use TuneFab iPod to iPod Transfer to Transfer Music From iPod to iPod without iTunes

The TuneFab iPod to iPod Transfer, TuneFab WeTrans is specially designed for not only transferring music from one iOS device to another but also transfer music and videos in between iOS devices and PC. Besides, the personal information like photos, contacts and messages can be managed by yourself. Apart from this, the iPod to iPod Transfer, TuneFab WeTrans is the multi-functional tool on making a ringtone from music and converting the HEIC photos. Following you can get the whole picture of TuneFab WeTrans.

TuneFab WeTrans: Your Powerful iPod to iPod Transfer

#1 Transfer music, like iTunes U, Audiobooks, Playlists, Albums from between iOS devices to PC/ iOS devices.

#2 Transfer videos, like Movies, TV Shows, Music Videos, iTunes U from between iOS devices to PC/ iOs devices.

#3 Manage the photos, contacts and message by yourself.

#4 Two highlighted functions of TuneFab WeTrans are available: making a ringtone or converting HEIC photos.

#5 Transmission speed is high-speed with the simple operation.

Tutorial: Transfer Music from iPod to iPod without iTunes

Step 1. Download the TuneFab iPod to iPod Transfer

Click on the button above to download the TuneFab iPod to iPod Transfer, TuneFab WeTrans on your computer. After downloading, click to fully install the TuneFab WeTrans and run it.

Main Interface of WeTrans

Note: TuneFab WeTrans doesn't support the iPod classic, iPod shuffle and iPod nano devices, but fully compatible with the whole iPod touch series. So please wait for the later version for compatibility with these iPod devices. And for iPod classic, iPod shuffle and iPod nano devices, you can go and read the next part. What's more, TuneFab WeTrans is fully compatible with all the iPhone model, so it is easy to transfer music with TuneFab WeTrans between iPhone and iOS devices/PC.

Step 2. Connect the old iPod and the new iPod with the USB cable

Now, take out the USB cable of iPod and insert it to the 2 iPods. When the iPod is connected with WeTrans, you need to unlock the iPod and trust the WeTrans to read the iPod data.

Trust iPod on iPod

Step 3. Choose the old iPod for begining with transfer process

On the main interface of WeTrans, click the down-arrow to select the old iPod and then you can see the detailed information of your iPod.

Choose iPod to Transfer

Step 4. Select the music to get ready to transfer

Now, click to the "Music" > "Playlist" > Mark the textbox to get ready to transfer to your new iPod. However, if your music is Apple Music, it is hard for you to enjoy the transferred Apple Music on your new iPod. However, we would like to share the tips with you below.

Select Music from iPod

Tips: If you want to get the transferred Apple Music playable, you need to get the some powerful Apple Music Converter for help, which allows you to convert and download the Apple Music to the playable music file formats, like MP3, M4A, FLAC and etc. And TuneFab Apple Music Converter is such a good tool that not only convert the Apple Music to playable music file formats but also allow to reset the bitrate and sample rate with the original metadata kept. Most importantly, the conversion speed is self-adjusted, from 1X to 5X.
Main Interface of TuneFab Apple Music Converter
Don't Miss: Super Fast Way to Play Apple Music on iPod touch

Step 5 Transfer Music from old iPod to new iPod

Having selected the music on WeTrans, you can click to the iPhone-shaped button to transfer music from the old iPod to the new one. When the whole transfer is done, just click to the down-arrow to eject the iPod connections.

Transfer Music from iPod to iPod

Part 2. Transfer Music between iPods with iTunes

For iPod Nano, iPod Shuffle, iPod Classic users

Step 1. Connect the old iPod device to your computer with USB cable.

Step 2. On your computer, click to "iPod Nano/Shuffle/Classic drivers" as the way to turn on the USB driver on your computer.

Step 3. Click "Views" > "Options" > "View" > "Show Hidden Files, Folders and drivers" to view the music from the old iPod.

Show Hidden Files

Step 4. Create the new file folder and copy the Music which stores on your iPod Nano/Shuffle/Classic to this folder.

Step 5. Turn on iTunes, and click on "Files" > "Add Folder to Music Library" and then create the playlist on iTunes for getting ready to transfer music.

Step 6. Drag the music from the folder to the new-created playlist.

Step 7. Connect the iPod Nano/Shuffle/Classic to iTunes and click to the iPod-shaped button.

Step 8. Click the "Music" on iPod Nano/Shuffle/Classic page and "Sync Music" >"Apply" then you can "Remove and Sync" all the music from your old iPod to the new one.

Remove And Sync

Note: For iPod touch users, just connect the iPod to iTunes with USB cable and click to "Sync Music" and select the playlists on your iTunes. After selecting the playlists, you can also click to "Apply" to sync your music from old iPod to new iPod.

Now, you have got the 2 ways to transfer music from the old iPod to the new iPod. You can pick up the right iPod to iPod transfer as your quick access. And if you still have any problem of transfer music, please let us know with E-mail or comment below.

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